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Everything in theaters this week, plus special screenings and movie reviews.

Short takes: This week’s movie listings and reviews

May 5th, 2016

Everything in theaters this week, plus special screenings and movie reviews.

  • Rob McCallum's film projects explore niche obsessions, from collecting classic Nintendo games to He-Man and the Masters of the Universe.

  • It isn’t likely to spawn two hit soundtrack albums and a tour, as The Commitments did, but it does provide a little bit of soul, ...

  • And it's full of setup for future Marvel movies, of course.

  • MCU's crowded slate of movies and TV series includes Luke Cage, Iron Fist and more.

  • Everything in theaters this week, plus special screenings and movie reviews.

  • This season's cinematic buffet: Avengers, sorority girls, Ninja Turtles, Angry Birds and the Ben-Hur remake you didn't know you needed.

  • A documentary about tickling endurance, and Colin Farrell possibly playing a lobster.

  • Black Panther's badass claws or Olivia Munn's latex costume?

  • Some terrific comedians simply belong on television, working in shorter, punchier formats.

  • The new crime procedural's plotting barely rises above Scooby-Doo levels.

  • To joke about future installments at this point would only be courting disaster.

  • There's culture clash and camaraderie in the hard rock underground.

  • Everything in theaters this week, plus special screenings and movie reviews.

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